Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Monday, August 1, 2016:
- COLQUITT, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The Pataula Drug Task Force published press releases late Friday afternoon detailing the arrests of two Southwest Georgia drug dealers.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Friday, July 29, 2016
- BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (WCTV) — Seven-year-old Gunner had his mind set on doing a lemonade stand for fun. Then his heart gave him a reason.
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — Tallahassee fire officials say that the fire at Barnacle Bill’s early Monday morning caused significant damage to the restaurant but no injuries have been reported.
- ALBANY, GA (WALB) – The Albany Police Department is in need of the community’s assistance with locating a suspect of an aggravated assault.
- MACON, GA (MACON TELEGRAPH) – A Macon fireworks store employee was charged Saturday with theft and falsely reporting an armed robbery.
- COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A Columbus pizza driver remains shaken after allegedly being shot at while out on a delivery at Eagle Trace Apartments on Sunday.
- ATLANTA, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say Georgia’s ongoing drought — combined with above-average heat — is taking a toll on some crops in the state.
As always, you can hear these news stories on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.